Rear Admiral Eric C. Jones
Capt. Jones assumed the position of Executive Assistant to the U.S. Coast Guard Deputy Commandant for Operations in May, 2014 after serving two years as Assistant Superintendent of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut, where he served as the Superintendent’s direct representative to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Academy. Capt. Jones is a graduate of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and holds a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Marine Engineering, a Master of Science in Applied Mathematics and Fluid Dynamics from Brown University, and a Master of Business Administration from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan Fellows Program in Innovation and Global Leadership. He is also a graduate of the Naval War College. Capt. Jones joined the Christian Relief Services Charities Board of Directors in 2014.